PROPERTY FROM THE FAMILY COLLECTION OF NANDALAL BOSE
NATIONAL ART TREASURE - NON-EXPORTABLE ITEM (Please refer to the Terms and Conditions of Sale at the back of the catalogue)
Ink on brown paper
12 ¼ x 9 ¾ in. (31.1 x 24.8 cm.)
From the collection of Nandalal Bose's eldest daughter, Gouri Bhanja, nee Bose, and thence by descent.
‘We who have traded in lyrics should know that these will not find acceptance in another time. This is inevitable. So I often think that painting has a deathless quality.’ (Rabindranath Tagore, ‘Rabindranath Tagore: Poet and Painter’, www.vam.ac.uk, Rabindranath Tagore: Poet and Painter, online exhibition catalogue, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 2011)
* Antiquity or Art Treasure – Non-exportable Item. Please refer to the Terms and Conditions of Sale.
About The Artist:
RABINDRANATH TAGORE (1861 - 1941)